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Hotel Whitcomb

Hotel Whitcomb

1231 Market St, San Francisco
3.5 out of 5.0
3.2 out of 5 (8,427 reviews)
Hotel shows the age but room was clean and staff was welcoming
  Feb 20, 2018

$115

$115
Bay Landing San Francisco Airport Hotel

Bay Landing San Francisco Airport Hotel

1550 Bayshore Hwy, Burlingame
3.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (3,765 reviews)
Nice Stay at Bay LandingThe room was comfortable for our 4 night stay and the price point is justified and a good deal. My mother thought the bed was a bit hard but it was fine for me. The AC/Heater system is noisy and blew right on me as my bed was next to the unit. It also shines a bright green light when turned on. I ...
  Feb 24, 2018

$107

$107
Chancellor Hotel on Union Square

Chancellor Hotel on Union Square

433 Powell St, San Francisco
3.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (3,634 reviews)
Been to San Francisco many times, but this was my first time at the Chancellor. I recommend this hotel wholeheartedly and enthusiastically.. It is an older hotel, but clean, comfortable, and friendly. Will most definitely stay there again.
  Feb 23, 2018

$130

$130
Best Western Plus El Rancho Inn

Best Western Plus El Rancho Inn

1100 El Camino Real, Millbrae
3.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (1,955 reviews)
Nice but noisy and good for people drivingThe staff was very friendly and helpful. However for a short stay at the SFO airport it is not convenient, it takes long to wait for the shuttle
  Feb 24, 2018

$96

$96
Handlery Union Square Hotel

Handlery Union Square Hotel

351 Geary St, San Francisco
3.5 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (4,232 reviews)
Fulll service, comfortable, affordable, and convenStayed at Handlery many times. Consistent, high quality, looks like renovatiion underway on lower floors
  Feb 24, 2018
Hotel Vertigo

Hotel Vertigo

940 Sutter Street, San Francisco
3.5 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (1,476 reviews)
Nice hotel. Central location. Good food close by.
  Feb 17, 2018
Hotel Triton

Hotel Triton

342 Grant Ave, San Francisco
3.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (1,457 reviews)
Great locationIt was a hassle free check in the receptionist was nice and helpful. They sent up complimentary wine for me and my hunny since we were there celebrating our Anniversary. This was a nice gesture from the Hotel. The construction didn't bother us it wasn't noisy well at least during the time we were ...
  Feb 19, 2018

$129

$129
La Quinta Inn & Suites San Francisco Airport North

La Quinta Inn & Suites San Francisco Airport North

20 Airport Blvd, South San Francisco
3.0 out of 5.0
3.4 out of 5 (2,859 reviews)
Great airport hotelI was a little nervous staying here because of the mixed reviews, but I was pleasantly surprised. The hotel staff were efficient and friendly. The hotel was still in a construction phase, but I didn’t hear any noise or see any debris. The room was very clean and the bed was comfortable. I would highly ...
  Feb 23, 2018
Best Western Plus Grosvenor Airport Hotel

Best Western Plus Grosvenor Airport Hotel

380 S Airport Boulevard, South San Francisco
3.5 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (3,530 reviews)
Respite at the end of a long day!Close to the airport. Easy to find. Friendly helpful staff. Good breakfast buffet with nice variety. Scrambled eggs were cooked properly — not dry like so often when cooked in large quantities and left in warming pans.
  Feb 24, 2018
Embassy Suites San Francisco Airport - South San Francisco

Embassy Suites San Francisco Airport - South San Francisco

250 Gateway Blvd, South San Francisco
3.5 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (2,439 reviews)
Great location and facilities. The free breakfast was excellent
  Feb 24, 2018
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